Mumbai, India 4 - 6 November 2016

Announcing the Winners

After much deliberation, our distinguished panel of judges has selected this year’s winning films. Congratulations to all of the filmmakers and teams who participated. We are proud to announce our winners.

Kudos to Inside Out product for winning Best Film of 2016. Their film Bhaucha Dhakka will go on to represent Mumbai against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2017.


1st Place: Best Film of 2016

Bhaucha Dhakka by Inside Out product

2nd Place: Best Film of 2016

Ekatra- Together by Stamp Pad

3rd Place: Best Film of 2016

Devoid by Traveling Cinema Productions

Required Elements

  • Character: Shankar or Supriya Iyer, Copywriter/Ad Agency
  • Prop: a fridge magnet
  • Line: "My status is 'Complicated' (only English)"

Audience Favorite: Group A

Bhaucha Dhakka by Inside Out product

Audience Favorite: Group B

Zindagi Ka Naam Adventure by Day Dreamers

Audience Favorite: Group C

Ekatra- Together by Stamp Pad

Best Writing

Devoid by Traveling Cinema Productions

Ekatra- Together by Stamp Pad

Best Editing

Devoid by Traveling Cinema Productions

Best Directing

Bhaucha Dhakka by Inside Out product

Best Cinematography

The Show Must Go On by Dreamcatchersindia

Best Music

Devoid by Traveling Cinema Productions

Best Acting

Devoid by Traveling Cinema Productions

Bhaucha Dhakka by Inside Out product

Best Actress

Dnyanada Chemburkar Ekatra- Together by Stamp Pad

Best Special Effects

Redux by Visuals & Vocals

Best Use of Character

Bhaucha Dhakka by Inside Out product

Best Use of Prop

Uncomplicated by The Video Guys

Best Use of Line

Bhaucha Dhakka by Inside Out product

2016 Film List

  • ALL YOU NEED IS YOU by BuntyBaba.TV

    A GUY FINDS A TAG LINE IN HIS DREAM

  • Babaji ka Ghanta by Red Horse

    Ganda hai par dhanda hai yeh...

  • Bhaucha Dhakka by Inside Out product

    Our dear Iyer is in a trouble bubble

  • Blue Lady Love by MET IMM

    It is a tale that connects three parallel story lines woven together by a single thread of fate.

  • By any chance by Miracle cinearts

    By miracle cinearts

  • Contracterror by Panch Kosh

    Terror Has A New Face

  • Devoid by Traveling Cinema Productions

    The central character doesn't know what he has done hence he looks inside him to fill the viod

  • DramaRama by the fearless

    When drama rules your friendship

  • Ekatra- Together by Stamp Pad

    A story of how the judgments of a step brother sister duo about each other and their parents change

  • FINDERS KEEPERS by Forte
  • GROWN UP by art-borne
  • hAPPy 60s by Hooch

    And they lived hAPPily every after

  • ITS COMPLECATED by Black Scooter Films
  • JEELE ZARA by Dosa Films
  • Mumma - The Unsung Hero by Masacara & Moods Entertainment

    An unseen hero

  • MUNNA MOBILE by Taz Entertainments
  • MYSTERY MURDERS... by Weirdos Production

    someone has to do the cleaning

  • PARADISE by Raanvata
  • Redux by Visuals & Vocals

    A scientist trying to invent a time machine gets a visit from his future self.

  • SPILLOVER by Sparkling Poop
  • Talk by Tired Teddies

    A strong independent woman breaks down and reveals the importance of communication to a stranger

  • Thales (2nd Choice) by Shortfilmwala

    A copywriter escaping from terrorists

  • THE BUDDY APP by Bambaiyaas
  • The Show Must Go On by Dreamcatchersindia

    A neglected wife gets rid of her husbands old sheet music in an attempt to reconnect.

  • Uncomplicated by The Video Guys

    Uncomplicate the complication with your passion

  • Vyapad by The Fuzion Films

    Struggle of small towner in big city

  • Zindagi Ka Naam Adventure by Day Dreamers

    The Greatest Adventure Is What Lies Within

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